Visiting our City

Join us for a celebration of the incorporation of one of North America’s oldest cities. All St. John's Days events are free to attend and everyone is welcomed.
The City of St. John's annual Tourism Awards recognize individuals, groups and businesses for their outstanding contributions to the tourism industry in providing a unique and quality experience.
adaptive equipment in winter scene
Adaptive equipment is available to borrow for free, to individuals who require their use. Contact the City's Inclusion staff at inclusion@stjohns.ca or call 576-6972.
The built heritage in St. John’s is a significant part of our culture. Each year on Heritage Day the City recognizes outstanding efforts in heritage restoration with the annual heritage awards.
​ChillFest 2019 takes place Thursday, Feb.14 to Monday, Feb. 18. See the complete events listing by clicking 'read more'.

Visiting our City

People looking through the telescope on Signal Hill

Come discover one of the oldest cities in North America. A city unlike any other. Cradled in a harbour carved from 500 million year old rock. Surrounded by hills running down to the ocean. Charming side streets of a thousand colours. Friendly faces to greet you at every turn. Take a truly unforgettable journey to St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. All the information you need to plan your visit is right here.

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A Discretionary Use application has been submitted by MP Partnership Limited requesting approval to construct and operate an Eating Establishment with a drive-thru at 5 Navigator Avenue.  The drive...
An extension to a Non-Conforming Use application has been submitted requesting permission to add an extension to the dwelling at 13 Beauford Place. The total proposed floor area of the extension is...
TAKE NOTICE that the St. John’s Municipal Council has enacted the St. John’s Residential Property Standards (Amendment No. 1-2019) By-Law.   The said By-Law was passed by Council on the 4th day of...

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Date: Jun 29  10:00 am - 5:00 pm  Where: Level 3 Atrium  Cost: Included With Admission  Art Blind contour is a fast and fun drawing exercise that is used widely by...
Why learn about Programming? What powers robots, makes video games, and brings you all the cat videos on YouTube? The answer is.. Python!  Python is an open-source coding language that...
NEW SEASON / NEW TRAIL for 2019 Children and adults alike will enjoy this enchanted woodland walk. Visit a series of whimsical fairy, elf and gnome doors scattered along a picturesque nature trail...

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